Serial Robbers Mug Mother At Gunpoint In Front Of Her Two Young ChildrenChicago police are warning North Side residents of afternoon muggings, including one mother who was held up in front of her two young children.
Caught On Video: Purse Snatcher Throws Woman To The Ground In BridgeportPolice are hoping surveillance video helps them catch a mugger who knocked a woman to the ground and stole her purse earlier this month in the Bridgeport neighborhood.
State Sen. Napoleon Harris Fights Off Muggers, Helps Catch Murder SuspectsA south suburban state lawmaker appears to have played a role in the capture of three murder suspects from Georgia after being the victim of a mugging earlier this month.
Woman Mugged On Mayor Emanuel's Block In RavenswoodA 50-year-old woman was mugged Tuesday afternoon on the same block as Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s home in the Ravenswood neighborhood.
Man Pushes Woman, Takes Her Camera Outside Trump HotelThe 26-year-old woman was recording an engagement video about 6:45 p.m. June 21 outside of the Trump Hotel at 401 N. Wabash when a man wearing camouflage pants pushed her down and took her camera and tripod, according to a statement from police.
Two Charged After Tourist Stabbed At Oak Street BeachTwo tourists who were robbed at Oak Street Beach over the weekend were speaking out about their experience, after fighting back and helping police catch one of the muggers.
Teen Guilty Of Robbing Rahm's Son Won't Be Tried For Lying To CopsA teen who pleaded guilty in juvenile court to robbing Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s son won’t stand trial on an additional charge that he lied to Chicago Police about his identity.
Suspect Pleads Guilty In Mugging Of Mayor Emanuel's SonAn 18-year-old man pleaded guilty Monday to theft and aggravated battery for mugging the son of Mayor Rahm Emanuel and stealing his cell phone as the mayor’s wife looked on in the courtroom.
Resale Of Stolen iPhone Led Police To Suspect In Attack On Emanuel's SonA trail of online sales of Zach Emanuel’s stolen iPhone led the Chicago Police Department to one of the two suspects authorities say mugged Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s son in December near the family’s North Side home.
Suspect In Attack On Mayor's Son Had Past Scrapes With The LawThe suspect was 17 in December, when the assault against the mayor's son, Zach, took place. He benefits from a change in state law.
Juvenile Charged In Connection With Mugging Of Mayor's SonA juvenile male suspect was arrested Saturday in connection with the Dec. 19 mugging of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's teen son near the family's North Side home.
Mundelein Woman Stabbed In Minneapolis RobberyA college student from Mundelein was stabbed during a robbery in Minneapolis on Monday, and a quick-thinking friend might have saved her from bleeding to death.
WWII Vet Who Was Mugged Heartened By Support From CommunityJust three days ago, he suffered a horrible beating, and the injuries World War II Navy veteran Porter Cross had suffered had confined him to bed. But when CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley caught up with cross on Thursday, his spirits had been lifted by Chicago's outpouring of love.
UIC Student Mugged Near CampusOfficials at UIC were warning students to be extra cautious after a student was mugged near the school’s Near West Side campus on Wednesday.
CTA Security, Attendant Failed To Help Mugging VictimA CTA passenger says he got jumped by a group of men at a bus stop Tuesday night, but security guards and a CTA customer assistant refused to call for emergency help.